The table below looks at the statistics for CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 66 79 103
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +24
Contract jobs citing CMS 54 50 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.19% 1.97% 1.06%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.33% 11.26% 7.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 29 14
Average daily rate
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£330 £319 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% -12.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £195 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £415 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £318 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.83% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +18.51%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.65 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-29.72% -
CMS
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
405 444 447
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 16.45% 17.51% 14.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 220 186
Average daily rate £365 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £210 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 17 20
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.05 £9.98 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.30 £30.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CMS across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

CMS
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CMS across the Berkshire region.

CMS Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

CMS
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CMS across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

CMS Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

CMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CMS across the Berkshire region.

CMS Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

CMS
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +21 21 £330 -23.47% 4
Bracknell +11 9 £300 -22.58%
Maidenhead -1 7 £348 +69.51%
Newbury +4 3 £275 +29.41% 1
Slough - - - - 2
Windsor - - - -
CMS
South East

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing CMS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CMS.

1 49 (47.12%) HTML
2 35 (33.65%) JavaScript
3 33 (31.73%) Content Management
4 30 (28.85%) CSS
5 26 (25.00%) jQuery
6 25 (24.04%) Marketing
7 24 (23.08%) SEO
8 22 (21.15%) HTML5
9 21 (20.19%) E-Commerce
10 20 (19.23%) Analytics
11 17 (16.35%) XML
11 17 (16.35%) Drupal
12 16 (15.38%) Project Management
12 16 (15.38%) MVC
13 15 (14.42%) C#
13 15 (14.42%) Open Source
14 14 (13.46%) CSS3
14 14 (13.46%) Digital Marketing
15 13 (12.50%) JSON
15 13 (12.50%) Web Analytics
15 13 (12.50%) .NET
15 13 (12.50%) XHTML
16 12 (11.54%) Microsoft
16 12 (11.54%) QA
16 12 (11.54%) Social Media
16 12 (11.54%) Mobile App
17 11 (10.58%) Web Development
17 11 (10.58%) Ajax
17 11 (10.58%) Java
18 10 (9.62%) PHP

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing CMS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (16.35%) Drupal
2 10 (9.62%) Sitecore CMS
3 9 (8.65%) IBM Notes
4 8 (7.69%) Magnolia
5 6 (5.77%) WordPress
6 5 (4.81%) Umbraco
6 5 (4.81%) Adobe CQ
7 4 (3.85%) Joomla!
7 4 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (2.88%) Confluence
9 2 (1.92%) Apache
9 2 (1.92%) SharePoint
9 2 (1.92%) TYPO3
9 2 (1.92%) Liferay
10 1 (0.96%) DNN
10 1 (0.96%) Alfresco
10 1 (0.96%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 1 (0.96%) WebLogic Portal
10 1 (0.96%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.96%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (8.65%) MS Office
2 6 (5.77%) Photoshop
3 4 (3.85%) MS Excel
4 3 (2.88%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.92%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.96%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 3 (2.88%) Oracle CRM
1 3 (2.88%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (2.88%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.96%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.85%) NFC
2 1 (0.96%) FTP
2 1 (0.96%) HTTP
2 1 (0.96%) Intranet
2 1 (0.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.81%) MySQL
2 4 (3.85%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.92%) Pentaho
4 1 (0.96%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.96%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.96%) DB2
Development Applications
1 10 (9.62%) Subversion
2 9 (8.65%) Grunt
3 7 (6.73%) JIRA
4 6 (5.77%) Dreamweaver
5 4 (3.85%) Selenium
5 4 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (3.85%) Eclipse
5 4 (3.85%) Jenkins
6 3 (2.88%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.92%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.96%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.96%) Xcode
8 1 (0.96%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.96%) Jasmine
General
1 25 (24.04%) Marketing
2 10 (9.62%) Publishing
3 7 (6.73%) Finance
3 7 (6.73%) German Language
4 6 (5.77%) Dutch Language
4 6 (5.77%) French Language
4 6 (5.77%) Retail
5 5 (4.81%) Games
5 5 (4.81%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (4.81%) Italian Language
5 5 (4.81%) Telecoms
6 4 (3.85%) Portuguese Language
6 4 (3.85%) Spanish Language
7 3 (2.88%) Swedish Language
7 3 (2.88%) Japanese Language
7 3 (2.88%) Korean Language
7 3 (2.88%) Danish Language
7 3 (2.88%) Automotive
8 2 (1.92%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.96%) Legal
Job Titles
1 43 (41.35%) Developer
2 16 (15.38%) Project Manager
3 12 (11.54%) JavaScript Developer
3 12 (11.54%) Front-End Developer
4 10 (9.62%) Digital Project Manager
5 9 (8.65%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 9 (8.65%) Senior JavaScript Developer
5 9 (8.65%) Senior Developer
6 7 (6.73%) Web Developer
7 5 (4.81%) Analyst
7 5 (4.81%) C# Developer
7 5 (4.81%) IT Project Manager
7 5 (4.81%) Sitecore Developer
8 4 (3.85%) Business Manager
9 3 (2.88%) QA Analyst
9 3 (2.88%) C# Web Developer
9 3 (2.88%) PHP Developer
9 3 (2.88%) Relationships Manager
9 3 (2.88%) UI Programmer
9 3 (2.88%) Digital Marketing Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (47.12%) HTML
2 30 (28.85%) CSS
3 26 (25.00%) jQuery
4 22 (21.15%) HTML5
5 17 (16.35%) XML
6 14 (13.46%) CSS3
7 13 (12.50%) JSON
7 13 (12.50%) .NET
7 13 (12.50%) XHTML
8 11 (10.58%) Ajax
9 10 (9.62%) Web Services
10 9 (8.65%) ASP.NET
11 8 (7.69%) Sass
12 6 (5.77%) SOAP
12 6 (5.77%) Spring
13 5 (4.81%) Flash
13 5 (4.81%) JSP
13 5 (4.81%) WCF
13 5 (4.81%) WebCenter
13 5 (4.81%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.42%) Open Source
2 12 (11.54%) Social Media
2 12 (11.54%) Mobile App
3 5 (4.81%) Smartphone
4 3 (2.88%) W3C
4 3 (2.88%) Copywriting
4 3 (2.88%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.92%) New Media
5 2 (1.92%) Blog
5 2 (1.92%) iPad
5 2 (1.92%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.92%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.96%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.96%) Xbox
6 1 (0.96%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.85%) Apple iOS
2 3 (2.88%) Windows
2 3 (2.88%) Android
3 2 (1.92%) Linux
3 2 (1.92%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.96%) UNIX
4 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (31.73%) Content Management
2 24 (23.08%) SEO
3 21 (20.19%) E-Commerce
4 20 (19.23%) Analytics
5 16 (15.38%) MVC
5 16 (15.38%) Project Management
6 14 (13.46%) Digital Marketing
7 13 (12.50%) Web Analytics
8 11 (10.58%) Web Development
9 10 (9.62%) Time Management
9 10 (9.62%) Risk Management
9 10 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (8.65%) Migration
11 8 (7.69%) Kanban
11 8 (7.69%) Email Marketing
12 7 (6.73%) CRM
12 7 (6.73%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (5.77%) Pay per click
13 6 (5.77%) User Acceptance Testing
14 5 (4.81%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 35 (33.65%) JavaScript
2 15 (14.42%) C#
3 11 (10.58%) Java
4 10 (9.62%) PHP
5 8 (7.69%) SQL
6 3 (2.88%) Perl
7 2 (1.92%) ActionScript
8 1 (0.96%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.96%) XPath
8 1 (0.96%) Lua
8 1 (0.96%) PHP5
8 1 (0.96%) PHP4
8 1 (0.96%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.96%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.96%) VBScript
8 1 (0.96%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (7.69%) Degree
2 3 (2.88%) PMP
2 3 (2.88%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.96%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.96%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.96%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.54%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.62%) Sitecore
2 10 (9.62%) Oracle
3 9 (8.65%) Adobe
3 9 (8.65%) Lotus
4 4 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (3.85%) Open Text
4 4 (3.85%) Google
5 3 (2.88%) Sencha
6 1 (0.96%) Demandware
6 1 (0.96%) Rackspace
6 1 (0.96%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.96%) hybris
6 1 (0.96%) Huawei
6 1 (0.96%) Alterian
6 1 (0.96%) ATG
6 1 (0.96%) FatWire
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